General information

Job Title
Quality Specialist - Complex Analysis
Ref #
Monday, August 15, 2022
United Kingdom
Business area
Complex Analysis Quality - Metrology
Position level
J - Technician / Administrator
Working time
Full Time
Contract type
Working pattern
7:30am - 4:30pm Monday to Friday

Description & Requirements


No restraints. No limitations. We don’t simply push boundaries. We completely rethink them. McLaren Automotive exists to create breath-taking performance road cars.

With innovation at the core of all we do, every challenge starts with the same question. How can we do it better? This restless spirit runs right through McLaren Automotive. And the search for perfection is evident in everything we do.

Purpose of Role

As a Quality Specialist your role is to improve quality at the Inspection audit stations by carrying out Root Cause Analysis, ensuring that robust containments are introduced in a timely manner and working with other function groups within the business to identify long term countermeasures.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Primary analysis of production issues using 4M (Man, Method, Machine & Material) methodology.
  • Cross functional working with other manufacturing areas to implement robust containments.
  • Attendance at daily Quality Gateway meetings to feedback primary analysis results and agree next actions with cross functional manufacturing teams.
  • Data analysis of concerns to establish clear understanding of concern and impact to quality and production gateways.
  • Root Cause Analysis of concerns using McLaren’s problem-solving methodology
  • Application of quality tools to establish direct cause of concern
Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Knowledge of automotive manufacturing or similar industry
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office specifically Excel and PowerPoint.
  • A flexible approach to working with occasional travel involved (UK).
  • Good Self-management and Communication skills are essential to the role.
  • CATIA and GD&T experience is advantageous
  • Proven experience of working in a dedicated team environment as well as the ability to work as an individual
Personal Attributes

  • Strives to achieve a successful solution to all problems
  • Experience of working to deadlines or within a target driven climate
  • Has a positive attitude, is flexible, and is comfortable in a changing environment
  • Has good PC skills including, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Must be able to communicate well at all levels (Internally and externally)
  • Organisational skills are essential, as is attention to detail